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06/05/97
MEDIA NOTES

The video release of "Jerry Maguire" recorded the year''s biggest opening weekend with nearly 3 million copies rented and 3.5 million copies sold to consumers (HOLLYWOOD REPORTER, 6/5)....Dan Kelly, J

Tags: American Skiing Co., CBS, HBO, Media, St. Louis Blues, Time Warner, Viacom

06/05/97
RATINGS NEWS & NOTES: ESPN'S STANLEY CUP GAME TWO UP 57%

ESPN''s Tuesday telecast of Game Two of the Red Wings- Flyers Stanley Cup Finals received a 4.4 rating, a 57% increase from Game Two of last year''s finals, a 2.2. The telecast was seen in more than 3

Tags: Baltimore Orioles, CBS, Comcast-Spectacor, Detroit Red Wings, ESPN, New York Yankees, News Corp./Fox, Philadelphia Flyers, Pittsburgh Pirates, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney, YankeeNets

06/05/97
GOULD MEDIA INTRODUCES '97 EDITION OF TV SPORTS RIGHTS

Gould Media has published Television Sports Rights ''97, this year''s complete edition on TV rights. The nine- chapter, 135-page edition, is the most comprehensive report in a series that initiated in

Tags: Media

06/04/97
ESPN NEWS & NOTES: B3 COMPETITION ADDS FOUR SPONSORS

ESPN''s inaugural B3 competition, featuring mountain bikes, rollerblading and boarding,has signed four sponsors. Rollerblade and 1-800-COLLECT are presenting sponsors for the summer competition, and M

Tags: ESPN, NBA, Media, Walt Disney

06/04/97
NBA ACTION SCORES THREE OF TOP FIVE RATED SHOWS FOR THE WEEK

The following lists the top five primetime programs for the week ended June 1 from Nielsen. NBC won the week with a 9.5/17 average rating (USA TODAY, 6/4). SHOW DATE NET RAT/SHR 1. NBA FINALS JAZZ-BUL

Tags: ABC, Chicago Bulls, Miami Heat, NBA, NBC, Nielsen, Media, Utah Jazz, Walt Disney

06/04/97
MEDIA NOTES

Fox Sports Americas and MLB will co-produce a new half- hour weekly baseball show, "FOX AL BATE." The show debuts this Thursday at 7:30pm PST (FSA)....The first cybercast of a College World Series att

Tags: Cablevision, Comcast-Spectacor, MLB, NCAA, News Corp./Fox, Media

06/04/97
JIM MARTIN PROMOTED AT FOX/LIBERTY NETWORKS

Jim Martin, Fox Sports Net Exec VP & COO, has been named Fox/Liberty Network Exec VP, Head of Business Operations. Martin''s responsibilities now include a number of areas for both Fox Sports Net (FSN

Tags: Cablevision, MLB, New York Liberty, News Corp./Fox, Media

06/04/97
DESPITE SUIT, WIP-AM REAPS HARVEST FROM FLYERS' SUCCESS

Despite a pending suit filed by the Flyers, WIP-AM holds broadcast rights to the Stanley Cup Finals and "even with the sticky relationships between the two sides, WIP will make mad dollars off the Fly

Tags: Comcast-Spectacor, Philadelphia Flyers, Media

06/03/97
SATURDAY NIGHT CUP FEVER: FOX POSTS TOP NHL PLAYOFF RATING

Fox''s Red Wings-Flyers NHL Stanley Cup Finals Game One coverage Saturday averaged a 4.0 rating, Fox''s highest-rated post-season telecast ever, and an 8% increase over last year''s 3.7 for the Avalan

Tags: CBS, Chicago Bulls, Colorado Avalanche, Comcast-Spectacor, Detroit Red Wings, NBA, NBC, News Corp./Fox, NHL, Philadelphia Flyers, Media, Utah Jazz, Viacom

06/03/97
OCTOBER SINGLED OUT FOR FIRST MTV SPORTS AND MUSIC FESTIVAL

MTV will hold its first ever professional "Sports and Music Festival" on October 17 in Austin, TX. The three-day alternative sporting event will include competitive in-line skating, BMX biking, skateb

Tags: Media

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